Dr Shane Glackin


Lecturer (Philosophy)

OFFICE HOURS: Monday 2-3, Friday 11-12, or by appointment

Peer-reviewed Articles as Sole Author

-- “Three Aristotelian Accounts of Disease and Disability” Journal of Applied Philosophy (2015, Early View)

-- “Placebo Treatments, Informed Consent, and ‘the Grip of a False Picture’” The Journal of Medical Ethics (2014, Online First)

-- “Back to Bundles: Deflating Property Rights, Again” Legal Theory (2014) 20 (1): 1-24

-- “Kind-making, Objectivity, and Political Neutrality: The Case of Solastalgia” Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences (2012) 43 (1): 209-18

-- “Universal Grammar and the Baldwin Effect: A Hypothesis and some Philosophical Consequences” Biology and Philosophy (2011) 26 (2): 201-22

-- “Tolerance and Illness: The Politics of Medical and Psychiatric Classification” The Journal of Medicine and Philosophy (2010) 35 (4): 449-65

--“Dolphin Natures, Human Virtues: MacIntyre and Ethical Naturalism” Studies in History and Philosophy of Biological and Biomedical Sciences (2008) 39 (3): 292-7


Peer-reviewed Articles as Co-Author

-- Shane N. Glackin & Simon Mills, “Termination of Pregnancy, Article 40.3.3, and the Law of Intended Consequences” Irish Journal of Legal Studies (2013) 3 (3): 76-91

-- John Adlam, Irwin Gill, Shane N. Glackin, Brendan Kelly, Chris Scanlon, & Séamus Mac Suibhne, “Perspectives on Erving Goffman’s Asylums Fifty Years On” Medicine, Healthcare, and Philosophy (2013) 16 (3): 605–613


Book Reviews

-- “Thomas Schramme (ed.), Being Amoral: Psychopathy and Moral Incapacity,” (forthcoming, Journal of Applied Philosophy)

-- “Peter Zachar, A Metaphysics of Psychopathology,” Journal of Applied Philosophy (2015) 32 (2): 217-9

-- “Havi Carel & Rachel Cooper (eds.), Health, Illness, and Disease: Philosophical Essays,” British Journal for Philosophy of Science (2014) 65(2): 413-7

-- “Terence Irwin, The Development of Ethics: A Historical and Critical Study; Ch. 89, C.I. Lewis,” The Philosophical Forum (2011) 17 (3): 328-9

-- “The Quined-Up Herd Chronicles; A review of J. H. Zammitto, A Nice Derangement of Epistemes; Post-positivism in the Study of Science from Quine to Latour,” Metascience (2006) 15: 389-393